The Carlyle Group Names Stacey Dion Global Head of Government Affairs
Washington, DC – Global investment firm The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) announced today that Carlyle Managing Director Stacey Dion was promoted to Global Head of Government Affairs. Ms. Dion will lead Carlyle’s global government relations and public policy functions, collaborating with Carlyle senior executives and investment professionals to shape Carlyle’s global legislative and regulatory activities.
Carlyle Co-CEO Glenn Youngkin said, “We are excited for Stacey to move into this global leadership position. In her time at Carlyle she has played key roles on a range of government and regulatory matters for the firm and our global portfolio, including supporting Carlyle’s winning bid for the revitalization of JFK Airport.”
Ms. Dion said, “I am thrilled to be leading Carlyle’s global government affairs team. The rising importance of private capital in the global economy requires that Carlyle and our peers constructively engage with multiple stakeholders around the world. I look forward to working with my colleagues and many others in the policy community to create value for the firm and our global portfolio.”
Ms. Dion joined Carlyle in 2016 as a Managing Director, focusing on U.S. government regulatory and legislative matters. Prior to joining Carlyle, Ms. Dion served as Vice President of Corporate Public Policy for The Boeing Company. Before to moving to the corporate sector, Ms. Dion served as a Policy Advisor and Counsel in the Office of the Republican Leader, a Tax and Pension Policy Advisor in the Office of the Majority Leader and worked in the Employee Benefits Security Administration in the U.S. Department of Labor, as well as in private legal practice in Washington, DC.
Ms. Dion earned her B.A. from Merrimack College and J.D. from The Catholic University of America.
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About The Carlyle Group
The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) is a global investment firm with $216 billion of assets under management. Carlyle strives to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions. Carlyle invests across four segments – Corporate Private Equity, Real Assets, Global Credit and Investment Solutions – in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, North America and South America. Carlyle has expertise in various industries, including: aerospace, defense & government services, consumer & retail, energy, financial services, healthcare, industrial, real estate, technology & business services, telecommunications & media and transportation. The Carlyle Group employs more than 1,625 people in 31 offices across six continents.
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